Common mistakes in English

Over the last few years, we have corrected millions of words in the texts we have processed. Here, we present a list of common mistakes that we have found. The list is sorted according to the frequency with which we corrected the phrase. Not all corrections are present due to privacy concerns.

Position Before After
#28701 needs of need for
#28702 they'd they
#28703 every the
#28704 explaining explained
#28705 rehired rehire
#28706 antidepressant antidepressants
#28707 described describes
#28708 availablity availability
#28709 neighbour neighbor
#28710 Drinkering Drinking
#28711 wellcome welcome
#28712 direct directing
#28713 motivates motivated
#28714 inspections inspection
#28715 take make the
#28716 the do
#28717 this attribute these attributes
#28718 updating updated
#28719 Greeneary greenery
#28720 boy boy's
#28721 as those
#28722 the so
#28723 to process processing
#28724 attempted attempt
#28725 said” said ”
#28726 exhibiton exhibition
#28727 by since
#28728 envolved involved
#28729 were writting leters was writing letters
#28730 bike bikes
#28731 exporter exporters
#28732 mail the email
#28733 against of
#28734 to their there
#28735 For and for
#28736 performing perform
#28737 suggestion suggest
#28738 with as the
#28739 Report” Report'
#28740 some and
#28741 AA A A
#28742 fruit fruits
#28743 stretch stretched
#28744 likewise also
#28745 the three
#28746 app application
#28747 Attaches if Attached is
#28748 these type These types
#28749 characterised characterized
#28750 criticise criticize
#28751 tryong trying
#28752 chose have chosen
#28753 bay buy
#28754 appeared appear
#28755 jhon John
#28756 the seal seals
#28757 groupmate group mate
#28758 Move” Move
#28759 welcome happy
#28760 sensors sensor
#28761 SPA the Spa
#28762 Please and please
#28763 57 fifty-seven
#28764 retinue’s retinues
#28765 wine wines
#28766 P O PO
#28767 motivation motivations
#28768 soonest earliest
#28769 lead up lead-up
#28770 2917 2017
#28771 since for as long as
#28772 sis sister
#28773 tire tyre
#28774 make send
#28775 company wide company-wide
#28776 was lasted for
#28777 can was able to
#28778 advertising advertisement
#28779 I received from my My
#28780 The Given the
#28781 uses using
#28782 top ranking top-ranking
#28783 400 W 400W
#28784 yourself” yourself
#28785 $ 150 $150
#28786 click clicked
#28787 lik like
#28788 have understood understand
#28789 reminders reminder
#28790 be facing face
#28791 destiny destinies
#28792 hid his
#28793 Ltd Ltd's
#28794 y by
#28795 renew renews
#28796 U N UN
#28797 idiom/ expression an idiom/expression
#28798 is was still
#28799 entirely entire
#28800 is it are